The cheapest times to fly from SNN to LAX are
- January 8th to February 11th
- April 30th to June 24th (except the week of May 7th)
- August 27th to December 9th (except the week of October 22nd)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SNN to LAX is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1187 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $456 for Wednesday flights around mid May.
When to Fly to Los Angeles
Flying from Shannon (SNN) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $510 to $1057 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $503. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1096. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $593 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $597 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SNN to LAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SNN to LAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SNN to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Shannon. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SNN. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Shannon. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $85 (11%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $611. Return trip prices are from the LAX to SNN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SNN to LAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking SNN to LAX
Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SNN to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $536
- Average savings: $61 (10.14%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SNN to LAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Shannon Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5108 miles or 8221 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SNN to LAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SNN to LAX flight is about 10 hour 11 minutes.
How many flights go between Shannon and Los Angeles, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from SNN to LAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Shannon Airport|
|Destination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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